Career and Professional Development Center

  • IUP Career Expo

  • The Career and Professional Development Center offers a vast array of services for career-oriented students and graduates. Our goal is to help students to become more confident in their professional development and networking abilities so they can make informed decisions about graduate schools and career opportunities.

  • Graduates throwing caps in the air

    Have you wondered what you can do with a degree in Philosophy? How about one in Physics or Safety Sciences? The What You Can Do With Your Degree pages feature comments from recent IUP graduates and suggestions for which professions work best with which degree. Check it out!

    Check out our Career and Professional Development Center Blog.

    Request a Career-Oriented Workshop

    Upcoming Career Fairs and Networking Events 

    IUP Employer Relations Day 2016

    Employers, faculty, and staff are encouraged to join the Career and Professional Development Center on Wednesday, June 1, 2016, at the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex for the IUP Employer Relations Day.

    IUP Accounting Career Day 2016

    Please join us on Wednesday, September 21, 2016 for the IUP Accounting Career Day! The IUP Accounting Career Day has evolved into the largest accounting career fair in the region. In addition to IUP Accounting majors, this event is open to Finance, MIS, and graduate students, as well as students from approximately 10 area universities. 

    Resume Reviews and Career Information

    IUP CareerConnect

    Built from the ground up by career services professionals, IUP CareerConnect, powered by Symplicity, enhances how information is shared and processed both within IUP and between our students and employers.

    Students will use the single sign-on they use when logging in to campus computers (please do not register for an alumni account if you are a current student); alumni, employers, and faculty/staff will be required to complete a new user registration.

    Drop-in Résumé Reviews – Fall and Spring Semesters

    The Career and Professional Development Center hosts Drop-In Résumé Reviews every Tuesday and Wednesday from 4:00–6:30 p.m. in Pratt 302 during the fall and spring semesters. Trained career coaches will be available to critique your résumé, so bring a draft copy and learn how to create a good résumé!